Google under Pichai’s leadership, while things at Alphabet have been a bit more rocky. Some of those bumps can be attributed to the whole idea behind Alphabet in the first place.
The appointment is probably what Google says that Pichai has done a good job as the CEO of Google. “Sundar has been doing a great job as Google’s CEO, driving strong growth, partnerships, and tremendous product innovation. I really enjoy working with him and I’m excited that he is joining the Alphabet board,” said Alphabet CEO Larry Page.